The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SQL 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Helens 50.00% 50.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £23.48 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+10.73% -17.61%
SQL
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the St Helens region.

Programming Languages Category
St Helens
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Helens 50.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the St Helens region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in St Helens

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the St Helens region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in St Helens

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in St Helens

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the St Helens region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in St Helens

SQL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Helens region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Helens region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
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